Universal Rail Contractors - Great Plains

Lay tracks across Canada

Universal Rail Contractors - Great Plains is the sure choice for custom, fully-integrated, turnkey railway construction, maintenance, rehabilitation, and production solutions servicing Winnipeg and the Prairie region customers for over 25 years.  

We have everything it takes to efficiently and effectively lay down and maintain track for Winnipeg and the Prairie Region customers:

  • Class 1 and 2 railroads
  • Short line
  • Industry served by rail

Our offerings include:

Our expansive inventory reflects, but is not limited to:

  • Rail 
  • Track Ties, new/relay
  • Switch Ties, new/relay
  • Switch Points
  • Switch Plates
  • Frogs
  • Track Fasters
  • Tie Plates
  • Splice bars
  • Rail Anchors
  • Derails
  • Car Stops
  • Switch Stands
  • Signage
  • Track Tools
  • Crossings
  • Crane Rail
  • Bolts
  • Spikes

Our specialty rail equipment fleet includes:

  • Switch Tampers
  • Production Tampers
  • Ballast Regulators
  • High Rail Trucks
  • Rail Car Movers
  • Ties Cranes
  • Loaders
  • Switch Cleaners
  • Tie Changers

As experienced and proven project managers, we deliver to your specifications on-time and on budget.  We are confident that our creative and cost effective product solutions build and maintain better railways. We stand apart in our ability to minimize cost, deliver quality, and expedite delivery. This is backed by our team’s knowledge and experience, our capacity to deliver on any size project, relationships across Canada, our strictly maintained fleet of specialty equipment, and our ability to access and procure quality materials in a timely manner.